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Created on 08 March 2012

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  • 1 World Snooker Championships 21 Apr - 7 May 2012 (annual) in Crucible Theatre Ronnie O'Sullivan Sport & Outdoors

    The Crucible Theatre in Sheffield hosts the World Championships, the most famous and important tournament in snooker. To win here is to reach the pinnacle of the game.

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  • 2 International Horse Trials 11 - 13 May 2012 (annual) in Chatsworth House View from the bridge. © The Chatsworth House Trust Festivals & Heritage

    Chatsworth, stately home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, welcomes the best riders in the country every May to compete in its International Horse Trials. Testing both rider and steed to their limits, it makes for a great day out.

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  • 3 Sheffield International Documentary Festival 13 - 17 Jun 2012 (annual) in Showroom Cinema Arts

    The Sheffield International Documentary Festival is among the UK's leading media events - both a public film festival and an industry gathering dedicated to documentary film and TV. It's based at the Showroom Cinema but events take place throughout Sheffield.

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  • 4 Chesterfield Medieval Market Jul 2012 (annual) in Marketplace Festivals & Heritage

    Chesterfield's popular local market takes a step back in time every July, as it takes on a medieval theme and offers shopping and entertainment for all the family. Expect medieval re-enactments, a court jester and a funfair for the children.

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  • 5 Sheffield Fayre Aug 2012 (annual) in Norfolk Heritage Park Sheffield Fayre, Sheffield. Courtesy of Sheffield Fayre Lifestyle

    With approximately 20,000 people either participating or attending, the annual Sheffield Fayre at Norfolk Heritage Park is among the largest free events in South Yorkshire. The various events include favourites like the Sheffield Horticultural Show and a History Camp.

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  • 6 Chatsworth Country Fair Sep 2012 (annual) in Chatsworth House View from the bridge. © The Chatsworth House Trust Festivals & Heritage

    Chatsworth, stately home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, hosts a country fair every year in its 1000-acre grounds. The fair offers visitors a chance to peruse local arts and crafts and buy delicious treats from hundreds of stalls.

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  • 7 Fright Night Oct 2012 (annual) in Sheffield Fright Night, Sheffield. Courtesy of Yellow Bus Events Weird & Wonderful

    Fright Night is Britain's biggest Halloween party. More than 40,000 people, many in fancy dress, flock into Sheffield city centre every year for an evening of ghoulish activity, with street theatre and funfair rides providing family entertainment.

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